The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics is redefining the way musculoskeletal care is delivered across the region with locations throughout Maryland, DC, Virginia and Pennsylvania.
Dr. Alison Kitay is a hand and upper extremity specialist who joined Summit Orthopedics to be closer to her family after resigning her position as the Chief of Hand Surgery at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, where she also served as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. A D.C. native, Dr. Kitay returned to the area bringing Harvard-trained expertise in complex hand, wrist, and elbow disorders. She graduated in the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society from the NYU School of Medicine and magna cum laude from Amherst College, where she was also an All-American lacrosse player. In addition to her surgical skills, Dr. Kitay is known for her warm, caring approach with patients.
Arthritic conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow
Sports injuries involving the upper extremity
Carpal tunnel, cubital tunnel syndromes and other nerve compression disorders
Tendon and nerve injuries
Pediatric hand and upper extremity conditions
Trauma involving the hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder, and clavicle
New York University School of Medicine
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center (Internship)
Hospital for Special Surgery (#1 for orthopaedics in US News and World Report during her time there)
Harvard Hand / Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship